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AI Tools Show Highest Satisfaction in Sales, Struggle in Legal Work, Global Survey Finds

AI Tools Show Highest Satisfaction in Sales, Struggle in Legal Work, Global Survey Finds

SEOUL, Jul. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent global survey has revealed that generative AI tools, such as ChatGPT, have seen the most significant improvement in performance satisfaction within the sales sector this year. Meanwhile, the legal field experienced the steepest decline in AI satisfaction.  According to a quarterly AI survey conducted by Bain & Company, [...]

South Korean Home Shopping Channels Embrace AI-Powered Short-Form Content

South Korean Home Shopping Channels Embrace AI-Powered Short-Form Content

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – In a bid to capture the attention of younger consumers, South Korea’s home shopping industry is racing to produce short-form content, leveraging artificial intelligence to transform hour-long live broadcasts into bite-sized videos for mobile apps and YouTube. Leading the charge, Shinsegae Live Shopping announced on July 9 that it would [...]

South Korea Expands Access to Personal Data, Raising Privacy Concerns and Industry Hopes

South Korea Expands Access to Personal Data, Raising Privacy Concerns and Industry Hopes

SEOUL, Jul. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – In a bold move to bolster its artificial intelligence industry, the South Korean government has announced plans to release a wide range of personal data to businesses, researchers, and the public this year. The data, which will undergo pseudonymization, includes sensitive information such as college entrance exam scores, medical records, [...]

South Korea’s Defense Ministry Launches AI Service, Boosting Military Operations

South Korea’s Defense Ministry Launches AI Service, Boosting Military Operations

SEOUL, Jul. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean Ministry of National Defense announced on July 3 the launch of a specialized generative artificial intelligence (AI) service for defense operations, accessible through its internal network.  Similar to ChatGPT, the popular AI service developed by OpenAI, this new platform allows users to engage in chat-based interactions to [...]

South Korea Introduces AI Model to Streamline Workers’ Compensation Process

South Korea Introduces AI Model to Streamline Workers’ Compensation Process

SEOUL, Jul. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean government has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) model to determine appropriate treatment periods for workers injured on the job, marking a significant shift in the management of industrial accident claims.  The Ministry of the Interior and Safety, in collaboration with the Korea Workers’ Compensation and Welfare Service, [...]

Hyundai Department Store Embraces AI for Ad Design, Doubling Click-Through Rates

Hyundai Department Store Embraces AI for Ad Design, Doubling Click-Through Rates

SEOUL, Jul. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Hyundai Department Store announced on July 1 that it is introducing an AI-powered advertising designer called OneStep in collaboration with GiantStep, a company specializing in real-time content and generative AI solutions.  OneStep is a program that generates advertising images based on user-input event descriptions. For instance, when a user enters [...]

Freshworks Report Reveals AI Is Delivering Strong Productivity Gains and Unlocking Higher-Value Work for Employees

Freshworks Report Reveals AI Is Delivering Strong Productivity Gains and Unlocking Higher-Value Work for Employees

More than half of knowledge workers are actively using AI at work—and driving efficiencies of nearly 24 business days of work per year SAN MATEO, Calif., June 27, 2024 (Korea Bizwire) – Freshworks Inc. (NASDAQ: FRSH) released its new Global AI Workplace Report today, revealing how various workplace departments are interacting with AI since the new era of generative [...]

Samsung Electronics Expected to Unveil New AI-enabled Smartphones Next Month

Samsung Electronics Expected to Unveil New AI-enabled Smartphones Next Month

SEOUL, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. is expected to unveil new Galaxy series smartphones with artificial intelligence (AI) features next month. The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2024 will take place in Paris on July 10 (local time), just about two weeks before the opening of the Paris Summer Olympics, Samsung said Wednesday. Samsung [...]

Samsung Builds Infrastructure for AI Chips Used in Faster, More Efficient Computing

Samsung Builds Infrastructure for AI Chips Used in Faster, More Efficient Computing

SEOUL, Jun. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday it has completed building infrastructure to produce faster and more efficient chips for artificial intelligence (AI) computing. The infrastructure for so-called compute express link (CXL) technology was built at Samsung Memory Research Center in Hwaseong, about 45 kilometers south of Seoul, the company said [...]

Seoul Schools Introduce AI Recycling Robots to Educate Students on Sustainability

Seoul Schools Introduce AI Recycling Robots to Educate Students on Sustainability

SEOUL, Jun. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – In a innovative approach to environmental education, 50 schools across Seoul are set to receive AI-powered recycling robots this September, the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education announced on June 22.  The robot, named “Nephron,” uses artificial intelligence to determine whether items are recyclable. When students insert a transparent plastic bottle [...]